At Wortham, we serve companies engaged in the manufacturing, distributing, storing and servicing of chemical products. Wortham has assembled a group of highly skilled technical experts and specialists who bring years of deep experience in serving the chemical industry.

Industries Served: Chemicals

We focus on delivering hands-on service to our clients. For example, our account service teams review each client´s coverage needs and manage every step of the underwriting process to ensure our clients secure the highest quality and cost effective coverages.

By leveraging our long experience in the global insurance markets, we work diligently to negotiate special preferred rates for our clients. In addition, we have expertise in managing foreign insurance requirements and placing admitted insurance programs that meet local mandates. Wortham´s proven track record in developing insurance strategies for overseas operations supports our clients´ growth plans and gives them a competitive advantage.

Wortham handles the full spectrum of insurance products that chemical companies may require, including:

  • Casualty
    • Workers compensation
    • Automobile
      • Broadened pollution liability/MCS-90
    • General liability
      • Products pollution
    • Excess liability/umbrella
  • Property
  • Pollution liability
    • Site coverage
    • Pollution from transportation
    • Non-owned disposal sites
    • Sites used for temporary storage of materials
  • Wrongful delivery coverage
  • Chemical contamination
  • Confiscation, expropriation and nationalization
  • Business interruption
  • Surety bonds
  • Employee benefits
  • Construction projects
  • Professional indemnity
    • Directors & officers liability
    • Fiduciary liability
    • General partnership liability
    • Employment practices liability
    • Kidnap, ransom and extortion
  • Cyber liability
  • Terrorism


Wortham has created an experienced team with special expertise in engineering and risk hazard analysis that is dedicated to enhancing our clients´ safety programs. Among the loss control services that we provide are consultation on property coverage and OSHA compliance. For environmental issues, we partner with outside consultants to provide expertise for this highly specialized area of focus.